Prepared By R.R. Donnelley Financial -- Form 8-K
Washington, D.C. 20549
Form 8-K
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):  05/22/2012
Discovery Communications, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number:  001-34177
(State or other jurisdiction of
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
One Discovery Place
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

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Item 8.01.    Other Events
Discovery Communications, Inc. will issue a press release providing an overview of financial results for second quarter 2012 on Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 7:00 a.m. EDT. A one-hour conference call with Discovery management will follow beginning at 8:30 a.m. EDT. The domestic toll-free dial-in number is 1-800-706-7748 or outside of the U.S. dial +1-617-614-3473, passcode 26935109. The conference call will be available live as a listen-only webcast at:

A replay of the call will be available beginning approximately one hour after the completion of the call until August 14, 2012. The domestic toll-free replay number is 1-888-286-8010, and the international replay number is +1-617-801-6888. Replay listeners must enter conference ID number 29070717. The replay will also be available via audio webcast in the "Investor Relations" section of the Company's website.

Item 9.01.    Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1 Press release dated May 22, 2012


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Discovery Communications, Inc.
Date: May 23, 2012
/s/    Bruce Campbell

Bruce Campbell
Chief Development Officer and General Counsel


Exhibit No.


Press Release dated May 22, 2012